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121. SC95 John Barber White Papers Finding Aid SC95 John Barber White Papers Finding Aid 1896-1929 Born on December 8, 1847, successful lumberman John Barber White moved from New York to Missouri in 1879 to help organize the Missouri Lumber & Mining Company, headquartered in Kansas City. He worked nationally...

122. Shelby and His Men: Or the War in the West Shelby and His Men: Or the War in the West //1867 Account of the Battle of Westport by the author, one of Confederate General Joseph Shelby's soldiers for the Confederates.

123. Simpson-Yeomans Residential District Simpson-Yeomans Residential District Nomination form for the National Register for the Country Side or Simpson-Yeomans residential district between 51st, Wornall, 55th, and Main Streets, with history, maps, and photos, etc. Description also...

124. The Autobiography of a Westport Pioneer The Autobiography of a Westport Pioneer May 1965 Account of Westport, starting in 1854, by one of its early settlers, Anna E. Charles Krueger, Jr., or Anna Krueger. Includes descriptions of various disasters befalling the area, including an earthquake...

125. The Battle for Westport The Battle for Westport April 17, 2011 Article describes author Darryl Levings upcoming book of historical fiction on the Battle of Westport titled "Saddle the Pale Horse." Includes an excerpt from the book documenting the day before the battle...

126. The Battle of Westport The Battle of Westport December 1923 Photo and biographical description of Reverend Paul Burrill Jenkins, author of this article and a book about the Battle of Westport, and "pastor of the Linwood Boulevard Presbyterian Church of this City,...

127. The Battle of Westport The Battle of Westport November//1946 Article about the Battle of Westport on October 23, 1864, the "last battle of the Civil War on Missouri soil" on the site of the later Country Club Plaza along Brush Creek.

128. The Battle of Westport The Battle of Westport 1906 Photo of and from the Harris House, used as a Civil War headquarters for General Curtis.

129. The Battle of Westport The Battle of Westport 1906 Mention of Joseph Norman as "riding at General Curtis' side" for the Union in the Civil War Battle of Westport.

130. The Battle of Westport The Battle of Westport 1906

131. The Battle of Westport The Battle of Westport 1906

132. The Battle of Westport The Battle of Westport 1906

133. The Battle of Westport The Battle of Westport 1906 Location of Loose Park, originally the grounds of the country club, shown on the map.

134. The Battle of Westport The Battle of Westport 1906 Map showing Byram's Ford across the Big Blue River.

135. The Battle of Westport The Battle of Westport 1906 Map showing position of forces on October 23, 1864, during the battle.

136. The Battle of Westport The Battle of Westport 1906 Mention of "Brigadier-General W. L. Cabell" as commander of a division of Confederate soldiers in Missouri to weaken the Union cause and strengthen the Confederate arms.

137. The Battle of Westport The Battle of Westport December 1923 Map of the field of the Battle of Westport, from Hickman Mills to Independence to Kansas City.

138. The Battle of Westport The Battle of Westport n.d. Color print of the mural, "The Battle of Westport," by N. C. Wyeth, measuring 15 x 26.25 in. The image depicts the clash between Union and Confederate forces that took place in Westport, Missouri on October...

139. The Battle of Westport The Battle of Westport 1906 Portrait of John Finis Philips, or John Philips, a Union officer in Civil War Missouri including the Battle of Westport, later becoming a national representative living in Sedalia, Missouri.

140. The Battle of Westport The Battle of Westport 1906 Photo and description of Major R. H. Hunt, a Union officer for General Samuel Curtis, wounded in the Battle of Westport by "being hit in the head by a piece of an exploding Confederate shell."